El Clásico is as soon as once more culé
FC Barcelona play nice soccer on the Santiago Bernabeu towards an inoperative Real Madrid and revive La Liga.
MADRID, Mar. 20 (Cinktank.com) –
FC Barcelona smiled once more in a Clasico three years later and did so by displaying their most interesting hours, crushing an inoperative Real Madrid aspect on the Santiago Bernabeu 4-0 on Sunday, shedding the complete sport.
The “Xavi effect” performed out in full power within the Madrid coliseum. His workforce knew what was at stake and supplied the trouble, the keenness and, above all, numerous soccer. Terrassa's man hand is already in place and new signings together with Aubameyang, who might have had a greater evening, and Dembélé, who was picked up, have given power to a mode the place Pedri units the tempo.
And they confirmed it towards the leaders, who by no means discovered their course or their identification, too misplaced within the face of two accidents who damage them rather a lot. Without Benzema they weren't harmful and with out Mendy they misplaced their defensive solidity for the primary time this season. Ancelotti didn't discover the important thing and his workforce by no means gave the look of having actual probabilities. They conceded only one level in Sevilla however Barca can come again to 9 in the event that they win their postponed sport. The stress and type they show will solely add gasoline to the fireplace within the house stretch for the title.
Valverde, in reduction, and Modric, in place, had been the Madrid coach's choices to make up for the absence of his striker, whereas Xavi shocked with Araujo within the right-back place. The Uruguayan initially struggled with Vinicius and that is the place the house aspect's finest probabilities got here from early on, with a very good hand from Ter Stegen on Valverde. The Catalans had been unintimidated and created the perfect probabilities with a close-range strike from Aubameyang, however his end was poor previous Courtois, who later additionally fended off a strong strike from Dembélé.
Little by little, the sport turned in favor of the guests, who settled in and took management of possession of the ball. Without the ball, Real Madrid couldn't impose themselves within the opposing space and the hazard was extra on the outskirts of their very own space. Casemiro made an help for Ferran Torres after a superb cross from Pedri. Barca have not been forgiven for his or her subsequent method. Dembélé overtook Nacho and his cross was brilliantly headed by Aubameyang, who thus confirmed his scorer standing.
This purpose didn't get up the leaders, who failed to take management and launch a counter-attack, their opponents being effectively protected and hardly permitting Araujo to deploy on their flank. Despite that, with an error in technique from a nook kick, Real Madrid discovered house to run however Vinicius, alone towards Ter Stegen, did not management effectively and could not beat the German keeper.
BARÇA'S PUNCH ON THE TABLE BEFORE AND AFTER THE BREAK.
While it's claimed that the goalkeeper introduced down the Brazilian, Dembélé as soon as once more made it tough for Nacho to comply with up with Aubameyang and Courtois who as soon as once more disadvantaged him of a purpose. However, the motion ended with a nook and Araujo rose above everybody to begin the Clásico in Barcelona colors.
Ancelotti tried to put issues proper within the locker room and introduced in a pure ‘9', Mariano, and Camavinga, whereas making an attempt to change the formation, however in only a minute and a half Ferran Torres missed a one-on-one. apparent face with Courtois and did not waste one other collective sport to make it 0-3. A couple of minutes later, in the midst of the culé pageant, Aubameyang scored the fourth purpose with the intervention of the VAR.
And that was the tip of the sport for good. Real Madrid could not discover a manner again into the sport, not even in certainly one of their well-known outbursts, nor did they endure the ire of their followers. Barça additionally slacked off and, because the minutes ticked by with out an excessive amount of historical past, the Clásico was Culé for the primary time since March 2019.
–RESULT: REAL MADRID, 0 – FC BARCELONA, 4 (0-2, at halftime).
REAL MADRID: Courteous; Carvajal (Camavinga, min.46), Militao, Alaba, Nacho (Lucas Vázquez, min.63); Modric, Casemiro, Modric, Kroos (Mariano, min.46); Valverde, Rodrygo (Asensio, min.63) and Vinicius.
FC BARCELONA: Ter Stegen; Araujo, Eric Garcia, Pique, Alba (Dani Alves, min.86); F.De Jong (Gavi, min.71), Busquets, Pedri (Nico, min.86); Dembele (Adama, min.80), Aubameyang (Memphis, min.71) and Ferran Torres.
0-1, twenty ninth minute. Aubameyang.
0-2, thirty eighth minute. Araujo.
0-3, minute 47. Ferran Torres.
0-4, 53rd minute. Aubameyang.
–REFEREE: Martínez Munuera (C.Valencian). Yellow playing cards to Kroos (min.22), Modric (min.63), Camavinga (min.82), Lucas Vázquez (min.88), for Real Madrid, and F.De Jong (min.26), Busquets ( min.31), Jordi Alba (min.74) and Nico (min.88), for FC Barcelona.
–STADIUM: Santiago Bernabéu.